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Join date : 2020-03-25
QTH or Location : Queensland, Australia (Originally of Cromford, Derbyshire
Equipment Used : Cobra 148 gtl dx
|Subject: Best Base Station antenna for 27mhz Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:54 am|| |
Setting up again after 40 years with my Cobra 148 gtl dx.
What is the best base station antenna these days?
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Join date : 2019-11-13
Age : 49
QTH or Location : IO94SA
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Equipment Used : Icom 7300, TS480, Albrecht AE6110, CRT Mike
|Subject: Re: Best Base Station antenna for 27mhz Thu Mar 26, 2020 2:20 am|| |
How much do you want to spend and how big are you willing to put up?
When it comes to verticals though, even though many have a bit more gain you're not looking at even a S point over an Antron A99 with decent ground planes.
For DX though you want to be looking at a 30+ft tower and a yagi.